Two residents die after start of ‘inadequate’ Hove care home inspection triggered by whistleblowers

Two residents died between the start and end of an unannounced care home inspection in Hove, which was triggered by whistleblowers. The registered manager walked out on the second day of the three-day inspection by the Care Quality Commission (CQC), the official government...
Posted On 31 May 2017 at 9:51 pm

Firefighters rescue dog from sea after it goes over Brighton Marina wall

Firefighters rescued a dog from the sea after it went over the sea wall at Brighton Marina early this morning (Wednesday 31 May). East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service said: “At 6.03am Roedean firefighters were mobilised to Brighton Marina after a dog was reported to be in the sea...
Posted On 31 May 2017 at 6:27 pm

Man arrested after two women groped in Brighton

A man has been arrested after two women were groped in Brighton, Sussex Police said today (Wednesday 31 May). And detectives want to hear from any other women who may have been targeted but who did not report the incidents. The sexual assaults took place in the Jubilee Library...
Posted On 31 May 2017 at 6:00 pm

Bong signs deal for another year with Brighton and Hove Albion

Brighton and Hove Albion defender Gaetan Bong has agreed a new one-year contract with the club. Albion said: “The Cameroonian was one of four players to be offered a new deal earlier this month, and has now committed his future to Albion for another year once his current contract...
Posted On 31 May 2017 at 5:49 pm

Tenant deposits dip slightly in Brighton and Hove but remain well above national average

The price of a deposit for tenants in Brighton and Hove dipped slightly in the latest quarter for which figures are available but remained well above the national average. The Deposit Protection Service (DPS) said: “Tenancy deposits for properties with Brighton’s ‘BN’ postcode...
Posted On 31 May 2017 at 1:55 am